February 09, 2014

Paul Simon and Sting Merge Voices, Styles in Tour Opener: Live Review...

Paul Simon and Sting apparently meant it when they decided to title their joint concert tour On Stage Together. On opening night at Houston's Toyota Center the two veteran headliners spent plenty of time in each other's company, standing side by side for 10 of the two-hour and 45-minute show's 30 numbers - a fairly seamless collaborative endeavor more akin to Billy Joel and Elton John's Face 2 Face programs than the typical joint billing. Moreover, their two bands - a combined 14 musicians - melded and intertwined throughout the night, adding richness and nuance to the song arrangements...

January 20, 2014

Sting And Paul Simon Rehearsing For Upcoming Tour...

Sting and Paul Simon are rehearsing for their upcoming tour, a couple of longtime friends and neighbors preparing to take turns singing some of each other's biggest hits. It was Simon's idea for the tour, hatched when he came downstairs in their New York apartment building to ask if Sting would be interested. Of course, Sting told him, having first heard Simon & Garfunkel when he was a 15-year-old in England. They have started the process of selecting the set list for the tour, which opens Feb. 8 in Houston. Sting said Simon has asked him to sing "Bridge Over Troubled Water," and Sting asked if they could include "America."

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December 02, 2013

Sting & Paul Simon: On Stage Together – Concert in Anaheim Confirmed!

On February 16, 2014, Sting and Paul Simon will perform On Stage Together at the Honda Center in Anaheim, CA. Fan Club presales for Sting.com members will begin Tuesday, December 3 at 10AM (local time). American Express Cardmembers will have the opportunity to purchase tickets before the general public beginning Wednesday, December 4 at 10AM (local time). Tickets will go on sale to the public as of Monday, December 9 at 10AM (local time)...
November 13, 2013

Sting & Paul Simon On Stage Together - Additional shows Confirmed - Boston TD Garden, March 3 & New York City Madison Square Garden, March 6...

As announced last week, Sting & Paul Simon, two of music’s most renowned and enduring artists, will perform On Stage Together on a tour throughout North America in February and March 2014. Live Nation Global Touring confirmed today that due to demand, there will be an additional concert in Boston on March 3rd at TD Garden along with a second and final performance at New York City’s Madison Square Garden on March 6th following an immediate sell-out in that city. Tickets for the newly announced Sting & Paul Simon: On Stage Together concerts will go on sale to the public next Friday, Nov. 22. The artists’ fans will have access to a pre-sale through their respective official websites, starting Thursday, November 14 at 10AM local time. American Express® Card Members will have an opportunity to purchase tickets before the general public...
November 05, 2013

Paul Simon and Sting: On Stage Together...

Live Nation Global Touring announced today that Paul Simon & Sting, two of music’s most renowned and enduring artists, will embark on a concert tour throughout North America in February and March 2014. Both of these artists have explored world rhythms and pushed the boundaries of popular music, and through their music, continue to speak to generations of fans. Now, Paul Simon & Sting will perform a series of concerts On Stage Together. Tickets (itinerary below) will go on sale beginning Tuesday, November 12. As friends for many years, their collaboration on a tour is a natural fit. At each performance, audiences will be treated to the unique pleasure of experiencing these two innovative musicians On Stage Together, in addition to solo performances with their respective bands, in what will surely be one of the most highly-anticipated concert events of 2014...

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